A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles) on Saturday. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:15:23 / 9:15 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000be2u. Id of event: us6000be2u. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 08/08/20 / 2020-08-08 09:15:23 / August 8, 2020 @ 9:15 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 66.5752° East, -13.3152° South.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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